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by mclane
Thu Jul 23, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited
Replies: 75
Views: 7095

Re: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited

I prefer forward pruning engines.
by mclane
Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited
Replies: 75
Views: 7095

Re: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited

Ah, ok. Thanks. Bit tricky on a iPhone in that format, can’t actually see half the move list and so on. Well, apart from beating the mighty god Stockfish, this wasn’t a particularly fascinating game. You may consider it win at move 15, but it still took until plycount 100 to grind it out into an en...
by mclane
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 52
Views: 16898

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

I find it sad that people from all over the world are blocked . They are interested in computerchess and should be able to reach this forum without any limits.

We did this forum for computerchess enthusiasts.
by mclane
Sun Jul 19, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 52
Views: 16898

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

Again, opera is your friend, set it up to usa and you have access here, It’s completely disgusting, but if you have problems. Use it. If it would be my decision, and I am one of the founders who founded the forum in 1997, I would evacuate the whole forum to a host that is not blocking IP addresses. ...
by mclane
Sun Jul 19, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 52
Views: 16898

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

The mistake was that we gave the forum to a company. We should have organised it ourselves.
This way they can do whatever they want and we can only pray,
by mclane
Sun Jul 19, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 52
Views: 16898

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

In Opera Browser ist is very easy to do.

E.g. Android. Click on the red O. Go to settings. Activate VPN and set area from optimal to usa.
That's it. Works also on PC.
by mclane
Sat Jul 18, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 52
Views: 16898

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

The easiest way for the polish users is to install opera browser. There you can easily setup american identity.

We in Germany and other countries also once had to do so, be auseinander they threw us out.

It’s childish.

But do we have an alternative ?
by mclane
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: David Broughtons Philidor Chess for Parker Brothers IBM PC
Replies: 3
Views: 584

Re: David Broughtons Philidor Chess for Parker Brothers IBM PC

MEPHISTO Master Chess is a strong H8 cpu machine with an engine of frans morschs and Nullmove usage. It replaces knowledge with search . David broughtons chess engine uses interest search http://aifactory.co.uk/newsletter/2014_01_interest_minimax.htm It’s a pity that David Broughton changed his work...
by mclane
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 14 released.
Replies: 85
Views: 20986

Re: Komodo 14 released.

my last version is 12.2.
why should i update to 14 ??